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Solitude and compassion

Gus Gordon

Solitude and compassion

the path to the heart of the gospel

by Gus Gordon

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Published by Orbis Books in Maryknoll, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Solitude,
  • Compassion,
  • Spiritual life

  • Edition Notes

    Includes indexes.

    StatementGus Gordon.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBJ1499.S65 G67 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 200 p. ;
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23178587M
    ISBN 109781570758300
    LC Control Number2008035585

    Jan 04,  · The Solitude of Compassion, a collection of short stories never before available in English, won popular acclaim when it was originally published in France in It tells of small-town life in Provence, drawing on a whole village of fictional characters, often warm and Brand: Seven Stories Press. Solitude, Emptiness, and Compassion DOUGLAS BURTON-CHRISTIE* This essay considers the meaning of solitude in the spintual life, especially as it comes to expression in the Christian monastic tradition, from the witness of the ancient desert monks to the life and works of Thomas Merton. It argues for a vision of solitudeAuthor: Douglas E. Christie.

    The Solitude of Compassion, a collection of short stories never before available in English, won popular acclaim when it was originally published in France in It tells of small-town life in Provence, drawing on a whole village of fictional characters, often warm and decent, at times immoral and coarse. Solitude is a state of seclusion or isolation, i.e., lack of contact with people. It may stem from bad relationships, loss of loved ones, deliberate choice, infectious disease, mental disorders, neurological disorders or circumstances of employment or situation (see castaway). Short-term solitude is often valued as a time when one may work, think or rest without being disturbed.

    Jan 04,  · First published in France in , "The Solitude of Compassion" is a collection of stories about small-town life in Provence. Jean Giono invents a village of characters, often warm and admirable, at times immoral or coarse, who populate a world of striking reality.5/5(1). “It is in this solitude that we discover that being is more important than having, and that we are worth more than the result of our efforts.” ― Henri J.M. Nouwen, Out of .


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Gus Gordon, a priest in the Diocese of St. Lucia in the West Indies, has been preaching for Food for the Poor for 21 years. For the past 30 years, he has been living in a hermitage in middle Tennessee.

Gordon sees solitude and compassion as two major dimensions at the heart of the Gospel. About The Solitude of Compassion. The Solitude of Compassion, a collection of short stories never before available in English, won popular acclaim when it was originally published in France in It tells of small-town life in Provence, drawing on a whole village of fictional characters, often warm and decent, at times immoral and coarse.

Gus Gordon has learned from both Jesus and the Buddha how to use solitude to nurture compassion, freeing up the divine energy within to live in solidarity with others, experiencing the peace in life you share with others.

This is a very practical book about how to bring high ideals of both great religious founders to Price: $ Solitude and compassion: the path to the heart of the gospel. [Gus Gordon] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library.

Create CreativeWork, schema:Book. Jean Giono’s The Solitude of Compassion, a collection of short stories never before available in English, won popular acclaim when it was originally published in France in It tells of small-town life in Provence, drawing on a whole village of fictional characters, often warm and.

The Solitude of Compassion (Book): Giono, Jean: Translated by Edward Ford Never before available in English, this collection of short stories won popular acclaim when it was first published in France in It tells of small-town life in Provence, drawing on a whole village of characters, often warm and decent, at times immoral and coarse.

travel-australia-planning-guide.com - Buy The Solitude of Compassion book online at best prices in India on travel-australia-planning-guide.com Read The Solitude of Compassion book reviews & author details Reviews: 4. solitude and compassion the path to the heart of the gospel Dec 24, Posted By Louis L Amour Ltd TEXT ID e5c0 Online PDF Ebook Epub Library the heart of the gospel is that our holy loving creator confronted with human hostility and rebellion has chosen in his own freedom and faithfulness to.

May 30,  · Cultivating self-compassion softens the loneliness and makes it bearable. Then I remind myself that the pain of loneliness, like all mental states, comes and goes. Solitude as a companion is.

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Dec 05,  · You need a break from the chaos, from the noise and the crowds, more than you may think at first. You need silence and solitude, as spiritual disciplines. You need a break from the chaos, from the noise and the crowds, more than you may think at first.

Take a Break from the Chaos Close. David Mathis @davidcmathis. Jun 24,  · The words above are not mine. They are taken from Gus Gordon’s introduction in his new book, Solitude and Compassion: The Path to the Heart of the Gospel. Gordon, a priest in the St.

Lucia.Oct 13,  · Since it was first published more than twenty years ago, The Way of the Heart has helped millions of men and women cast off the anger and greed that trouble the .Compassion is essential to a Godly marriage.

Easy to say, harder to live out. Marriage seems to be blissful for the first year or so. About 3 years into it, you may find yourselves bickering a little bit more and if you make it to the 5 year mark, it’s said to be smoother sailing (depends on who you ask I .